Aug 4, 2011 4:30am EDT
dismembered. steve mcdaniel was charged with murder in the death of giddings from maryland. she was seen at the end of june after going out with friends, she was found five days later, police say they found her torso wrapped in plastic and found in a garbage bin. police found a solid case. >>> closer to home, former baltimore colt, buba smith has died. he was the number one draft pick in 1967 with palletmore colts. -- baltimore colts. he played five years in baltimore. one super bowl. baltimore had a better team than the new york jets. buba starred in police academy films. he died on wednesday at the age of 66. >>> abc 2 news is working to make sure you stay up to date on back to school news. students at several schools will have one extra day of summer. 12 schools will be delayed until august 24th. construction projects. schools will start on the 23rd. city starts on the 29th. the county on the 30th. we have a list of the opening dates for arundel on our website at abc2news.com, go there and check out other back to school features, information on school vaccine, available on abc2news.co
Aug 25, 2011 4:30am EDT
the barking dog. the victim is in stable condition. >>> apple is losing its core. steve jobs has resigned but is going to stay on as chairman. the company's current coo will replace jobs. jobs has been on medical leave since january and his in his resignation later, it read in part i have always said if there was a day when i can no longer meet my doughties and expectations as apple's ceo, i would be the first to let you know and that day has come. night and while we're speaking of apple, there is a lot of buzz now about the new ipad expected to be available next spring. these are photographs of webstigate.com and is supposed to have a faster processor with higher resolution screen. apple is expected to roll out the i-phone 5 by the end of september and is said to have world-phone capability, sharper camera and most importantly, said to have a lower price. >>> a teacher in nebraska is accused of encouraging two boys to fight in the classroom. the teacher faces the charges of child neglect and is off the job for now. the eighth grade science too muchary name is patrick kosick and
Aug 25, 2011 5:30pm EDT
, about every analyst will tell you, he's no steve jobs. >> everyone is going to tell you, jobs is one guy and the truth is, he's a notorious micro manager. he'll still be the chairman of the board. >> reporter: they're likely to get hammered on wall street. they plan things out in advance. many products are already in the pipeline. >>> sad day. >>> well, jobs hand selected tim cook, he's been with the fan company for 12 year and he's the coo. >>> well, it's not a bad ride to have drg
Aug 25, 2011 5:00am EDT
. >> i phone and we have steve jobs to thank for it. the man who chapped the world of computers announced his resignation on wednesday and he'd he could no longer meet the duty and expectations of apples ceo. in the letter, he asked to stay on as chairman of the board, director and the timing of the letter. it's hot it a secret. jobs has been battling cancer for years. tim cook replaces jobs as the new apple ceo. >> tim cook is not the next steve jobs. if anything, he's the guy who has steve jobs' playbook and is going to do what is in that playbook for the short-terp. >> cook is seen as a traditional businessman who will appeal to wall street. jobs is the third most popular ceo of all time. >>> thank you so much, charlie. the east coast braces for irene's arrival. coming up, preparations are underway for the storm that is coming, including evacuations along north carolina's outer banks. we have the latest on that. >>> and also ahead this morning, you can lower your cholesterol. we'll look at the diet that you may want to consider for your health. >> people on the east coast pre
Aug 24, 2011 11:00pm EDT
could be in for a fall tomorrow after word that apple ceo steve jobs has resigned. we first brought you the story tonight on the website. he turned in his resignation today a move that left many in shock. we have the debrief on the latest. >> reporter: the announcement came with no warning. the edson of the current age, responsible for changing music, mobile phones and introducing a new category of computers. the i-pad. >> reporter: resigned. he told the apple board of directors i have always said if there was a day when i couldn't meet my duties and expectations as the ceo i would be the first to let you know. unfortunately that day has come. just a month ago with jobs on a medical leave and participating in some ways in the company apple announced an asounding quart quarterly results. share prices have reflected that jumping more than a hundred dollars in the past year. after the news of his resigning came out shares of the company shed more than 5% in after hours trading. wall street and millions of customers will now be watching closely looking to figure if the new ceo tim cook
Aug 26, 2011 11:00pm EDT
steve wanted to take toby and buddy out for a walk. steve is always had riding out a big storm on his bucket list. >> i worked down here notice 70s for ten summers and always on my list to be in a hurricane. >> steve has been in storms with 70-mile-per-hour winds, but he is looking for more. >> over 90 it's a whole different story. >> in ocean city, abc 2 news. >>> and we are working for you staying ahead of this storm. follow abc 2 news online and on your mobile go. to our website and get all of the latest information right here. state of emergency for annapolis. hurricane item necessity list. harford county state of emergency. all the things you need to know about what you need to know as far as dealing with irene and getting the kit together and power outages, anything you need to know. if your power goes out and have the quell phone you can go to our website or go right to our weather aplet and get up to the latest temperatures. get a shot of the forecast up here. big fat fingers and let's see -- there we go. you can get this up here and see updated weather as it comes available.
Aug 25, 2011 6:00am EDT
mean, steve jobs steps down. the man who brought us the. >> >> i fop,. >> i joy pad, ipod and revolutionized computer resigned, hit hinting at worsening health problems. >> google is paying $5 million to settle a government investigation. the text giant won't face criminal charges for running ads from canadian pharmacies illegally selling prescription drugs to americans. >>> and foe closure made up a third of all home sales this spring and that is six times as much as a percentage in a healthy housing market. >> and realty track said the measure is better and ole navy is throwing away thousands of college t-shirrs and that is reprinting all of them with some proper.iation and old navy felt the first batch was the college material. >> hurricane irene could be shaping up to ab a -- to be a stoic storm and is totary through the bahamas before the day's end. irene is expected to be a category 4 storm and that is a big one. abcs karen traverse has the latest. >> reporter: hurricane irene is coming and it could pack a real punch. it's gained strength and likely making landfall in no
Aug 26, 2011 5:00am EDT
. >> reporter: in today's tech bites apple after steve jobs. the new ceo wasted no time reassuring employos apple will not change tim cook. michael speaks to abc news via skype agrees they will do well without the guiding force. >> consumers are not buying products because of speed. they never heard speed they are buying it because they are good products and they meet their needs. >> reporter: steve jobs is not completely gone. it's expected he will continue to weigh in on decision and make suggestion as one analysts says he will be the chief visionary. and another tech giant facebook passed a milestone. google says the social network had a trillion views in june and 870 million unique visitors. facebook reached at least 47% of all web surfers and those are the people google can track. real numbers are likely to be even higher. and those are your tech bites, i am rob nelson.